City Hall - Brewer, Maine

Employment Opportunities

City of Brewer
Deputy City Clerk / General Assistance Administrator

The City of Brewer is seeking a motivated, team-oriented individual to fill the full-time 37.5 hour/week position of Deputy City Clerk/General Assistance Administrator.

This position reports directly to the City Clerk and is responsible for supporting the City Clerk’s Office. The successful candidate will provide superior customer service to the general public while performing a variety of routine and complex clerical and administrative work to support the operations of City government. The successful candidate will issue vital records, voter registrations, assist with elections, prepare meeting minutes, process business licenses, administer records retention, oversee the City’s General Assistance program and other relevant work, as required.

Effective organization, oral and written communications, and a keen attention to detail are required. The ability to interact effectively with elected officials, community members, and City staff is essential.  Prior experience with general assistance and/or elections is desirable.

The City of Brewer is proud of its talented and dedicated workforce and provides employees with inspiring leadership, stability, a positive family-friendly workplace where work/life needs are valued and supported with encouragement and tools for successful careers.

This full-time position is eligible for a comprehensive benefits package and offers a competitive salary.  The position is open until filled, with first review of resumes beginning March, 2024.  Please submit your letter of interest, resume and three (3) professional references to the address below. 

Deputy City Clerk – Job Description

City of Brewer
“Deputy City Clerk/GA Administrator Search”
80 North Main Street
Brewer, Maine 04412 

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City of Brewer- Public Works
Heavy Equipment Operator 

The City of Brewer, Maine is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual to fill the position of Heavy Equipment Operator with the Brewer Public Works Department.  This is a dynamic and versatile department responsible for much of the city’s infrastructure including the maintenance and construction of streets, sidewalks, storm water, and sewer systems. 

Daily assignments typically include street sweeping, line painting, ditching, culvert repairs, sign maintenance, storm and sewer basin repairs, snow plowing (winter months), repairing potholes, curbs, and sidewalks, depending on the needs of the City.  Larger projects such as water or sewer line replacement; grading for parks, ball fields, or parking lots; and building demolition projects may be performed in any given year.          

The ability to effectively operate a variety of heavy and light equipment, such as excavator (tracked and rubber tired), backhoe, bulldozer, loader, or grader; working on construction type projects for road reconstruction, water and sewer system repairs and installation, sidewalk construction, and masonry type work, as well as snow removal operations is highly desirable. We are willing to provide additional training to a candidate who has enthusiasm to learn, a desire to take initiative and responsibility, and is a motivated, self-starter.

Ideal candidates will have a Class B Maine commercial driver’s license, or the ability to obtain one within 6-months of hire, and a high school diploma. The selected candidate must be able to successfully pass a pre-hire physical, drug screening, and background check. For more information please click here.

This is a full-time 40-hour/week position, offering competitive wages and good benefits in one of the region’s most dynamic and exciting communities. This position will remain open until filled.  First review of applicants will begin on October 13, 2023. 

Resume, Cover Letter, and three professional references should be mailed to:

City of Brewer
 “Heavy Equipment Operator”
80 North Main Street
Brewer, Maine 04412


City of Brewer Police Department
Police Patrol Officer

To Establish an Eligibility List for Future Vacancies

The Brewer Police Department is a progressive, well-respected, proactive, professional Police Department dedicated to providing community-oriented police services. Duties include enforcement of applicable state and local laws, proactive crime prevention patrol of the city streets and traffic control. All candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent with preference being given to candidates who are graduates of the Maine Criminal Justice Academy and who possess law enforcement experience. We offer competitive salary and fringe benefits, excellent training, and state of the art equipment. For application and information regarding minimum qualifications, contact: City of Brewer Police Department, 151 Parkway South, Brewer, Maine 04412, Tel. (207) 989-7004

Brewer Police Application

Application Deadline: Open until position(s) filled.